RESPONDING TO COVID-19

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Alleviate child hunger

FULFILL A DREAM

Fund scholarships for local students

IMPROVE OUR COMMUNITY

$12.5 million in grants since inception

OUR HOME, OUR COMMUNITY

Together, we can make a difference

Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter during COVID-19

Our Community Foundation understands current and emerging needs and is designing a series of response initiatives to help friends and neighbors in our community who have been most impacted by the health and economic crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic…

  • Our VIRTUAL Canned Food Drive – donate now – 100% of your donation will provide funding support food items in short supply in our food pantries.
  • West Slope CARES – pay your stimulus refund check forward – help others – donate here.
  • Caring for Our Home Community – address hunger needs AND support restaurants during these economically challenging times – donate here.
  • Give to our GENERAL COVID RESPONSE EFFORTS – help us meet a variety of needs including food, housing assistance and family safety.

The Alpine Building will be closed to the public
from November 25, 2020 until further notice.

WCCF staff if working mainly remotely, with limited office hours. Necessary visits can be made by calling (970) 424-6984 and we will be happy to schedule a time to meet you at the lobby

Thank you for your understanding.

News & Announcements

WCCF Job Opportunity

WCCF Job Opportunity

The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) is currently seeking an established professional to join our team as a part-time Marketing Associate. The Marketing Associate will work with our team to implement WCCF’s marketing and community relations strategies to...

Grand Valley Gives 2020

Grand Valley Gives 2020

The Western Colorado Community Foundation is proud to be part of Grand Valley Gives, a collaboration of 41 nonprofit organizations working to increase philanthropic giving through Colorado Gives Day 2020.  Schedule your donation now through December 8, 2020 at...

The Cycle Effect

The Cycle Effect

On behalf of The Cycle Effect, we would like to thank Western Colorado Community Foundation for their support in 2020! This support empowers more young women through mountain biking to help them create a brighter future. Please view the video to meet one of our...

READ THE 2019 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2019 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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Help WCCF get Everyone Outside! Through Colorado Gives Day!

Colorado Gives Day - Everyone Outside!

Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, Dec. 8!  Support WCCF through Gives Day and help get Everyone Outside! Schedule your donation now through Dec. 8 to be eligible for the $1 million dollar incentive fund through Community First and FirstBank. Donations of any size are welcomed and appreciated. Check out the Grand Valley Gives Guide here or see WCCF’s Rocky Mountain PBS spot here.

SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

– LOCAL COMMUNITY FUNDS & AFFILIATES –

 

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